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  • Hearing set for teen held in South Carolina school shooting

    TOWNVILLE, S.C. (AP) — A judge will decide whether authorities can continue holding a teenager arrested after a school shooting that left two students ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 10:49 am
  • Investigators seek answers in fatal New Jersey train crash

    HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — Federal investigators are trying to determine what happened before a commuter train barreled through a station and crashed into a ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 10:48 am
  • US stocks rebound as consumer companies and banks rise

    NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are bouncing back Friday morning after a steep loss late the previous day. Strong earnings from Costco are giving consumer ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 10:48 am
  • Lady Gaga will perform during Super Bowl halftime show

    NEW YORK (AP) — It’s official: Lady Gaga will headline the Super Bowl halftime show.The NFL and Peps ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 10:49 am
  • 10 gift ideas for Pastor Appreciation Month

    Every October is Pastor Appreciation Month to celebrate, recognize and thank your parish pastor and his or her service.
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 10:51 am
  • Bomb case is latest hardship for NJ’s large Muslim community

    PATERSON, N.J. (AP) — At the Islamic Center of Passaic County, which draws about 2,000 people each Friday for communal prayers, the talk is about how ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 10:51 am
  • 10 things to know for today

    1. SHIMON PERES DIES AT 93The former Israeli politician’s life story mirrored that of the Jewish sta ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 10:34 am
  • Fan drops ring during televised Yankee Stadium engagement

    NEW YORK (AP) — In the end, Andrew Fox wasn’t charged with an error.The 29-year-old had everything h ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 10:34 am
  • Deal reached to keep US gov’t running

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional leaders have broken a stalemate over money to address the Flint, Michigan, water crisis, top House aides said Wednesda ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 10:34 am
  • Nine states to vote on expanding legal access to marijuana

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — From California, with its counterculture heritage, to the fishing ports and mill towns of Maine, millions of Americans in nine st ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 10:35 am
  • Ag secretary: Dry weather needed for statewide harvest

    DES MOINES — Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey recently commented on the Iowa Crops and Weather report released by the USDA National Agricult ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 10:39 am
  • Debate Takeaways: Clinton gets under Trump’s skin in debate

    HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) — Donald Trump repeatedly clashed with Hillary Clinton during Monday’s first presidential debate, interrupting her and appearing ...
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 10:58 am
  • Cheers and jeers: Americans tune into Trump-Clinton debate

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — From senior centers to college campuses and bars featuring campaign-themed cocktails, Americans laughed, cheered and jeered through t ...
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 10:58 am